South Africa

 

Foundations for Farming – Gateway to Africa – Beula park, Meadowdale, Gauteng

 

African Heritage Cooking Class

DATES:  30 March 2017 & 12 April 2017

COST:  R550 p/p. Including a light lunch and teas.

The cooking of good wholesome and nutritious meals with the vegetables you have grown in your garden and also how to preserve excess harvest for the months when you can’t grow the veggies.

For more information, please send me an e-mail or phone Johanna on 082 444 3947.

TRAINER:  Johanna Jackson

FOR RESERVATIONS:  Contact Johanna at:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or + 27 (0)82 444 3947

FACEBOOK:  Foundations for Farming – Gateway to Africa

 

Three-Day Basic Conservation Agriculture Training

DATES:  Monday 24 April – Wednesday 26 April

               Tuesday 09 May – Thursday 11 May

               Tuesday 06 June – Thursday 08 June

08:00am – 16:00pm daily.  We recommend that learners arrive   on the Monday evening before training, so that our start is not delayed by the omnipresent traffic problems.

COST:  R1 800 p/p. Including accommodation, all meals, coffee & tea

             R1 350 p/p. Including lunch, coffee & tea

 

Course content:

  • Introduction to Foundations for Farming
  • Jesus-Our Foundation
  • Africa's Need - The Problem and The Solution
  • Brian Oldreive’s Story
  • Principles of Conservation Agriculture
  • Foundations for Farming Principles
  • The Folly of Ploughing
  • Practical Soil Erosion Demonstrations
  • Basic Agronomy
  • Pfumvudza Principles – Feed your Family
  • Introduction to Vegetable
  • Growing
  • Planting a Vegetable Garden
  • Introduction to Herbs
  • Pests and Diseases
  • Natural Medicines and Home Remedies
  • Compost Theory
  • Practical Compost Making
  • Agroforestry
  • Cover Crops

TRAINER:  Neill Jackson

FOR RESERVATIONS:  Contact Neill at:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or + 27 (0)82 444 3947

 

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